Iraq Fire Video: Massive Blaze Erupts at Wedding Party in Al-Hamdaniya Town; More Than 100 People Killed, Over 150 Injured
Baghdad, September 27: More than 100 people were killed and more than 150 others injured in a wedding hall fire in the town of al-Hamdaniya in Iraq’s northern province of Nineveh, the Iraqi Ministry of Health said on Wednesday, quoting preliminary reports. Maharashtra Fire: Massive Blaze Erupts at Ganpati Pandal of Sane Guruji Tarun Mitra Mandal in Pune (Watch Video)
The Iraqi Civil Defence said that the incident occurred before midnight on Tuesday in the hall building, which was made of highly flammable construction materials, the official Iraqi News Agency (INA) reported. Invasive Red Fire Ants Threat to Europe, Know All About These Species That Were Recently Found in Italy’s Sicily
Iraq Fire Video
BREAKING | At least 100 people were reportedly killed and 150 more injured after a massive fire at a wedding venue in Hamdaniya, Iraq – State Media. #Hamdaniya #Iraq #Wedding #venue #Fire #Breaking #LatestNews pic.twitter.com/XNae8iLhiu
— SUBHASH CHARAN (@Gadhwara27) September 27, 2023
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Initial reports indicated that the fire broke out due to fireworks inside the building and that part of the building collapsed because of the huge fire, the INA said, adding that an investigation was launched into the incident as quoted by Xinhua news agency report.
Bride and Groom Survive, but Lost Everyone in Iraq Wedding Hall Fire
Iraq: Bride and groom survived but they lost everyone they loved. The bride lost all her family, groom lost his mother! The fire resulted in 98 deaths.
Please avoid indoor fireworks and extra risky activities during events, may Allah protect us all. Ameen pic.twitter.com/A781YNELRc
— Ali Qasim (@aliqasim) September 29, 2023
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